Kára McCullough

About Kára McCullough

Who is it?: Model
Birth Day: September 09, 1991
Birth Place: Naples, Italy, Italian
Birth Sign: Libra
Alma mater: South Carolina State University
Home town: Washington, D.C., U.S.
Height: 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Title: Miss District of Columbia USA 2017 Miss USA 2017
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Brown
Major competition(s): Miss District of Columbia USA 2017 (Winner) Miss USA 2017 (Winner) Miss Universe 2017 (Top 10)

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Kára McCullough was born on September 09, 1991 in Naples, Italy, Italian, is Model. Kára McCullough is an American beauty queen who currently holds the title of Miss USA 2017. A representative of the District of Columbia at the Miss USA 2017 pageant, she beat contestants like Chhavi Verg of New Jersey and Meridith Gould of Minnesota to win the coveted title. Now the beautiful young lady is all set to represent the United States at the Miss Universe 2017 pageant. The daughter of a now retired United States Navy Chief Petty Officer, McCullough has been confident and poised from a young age. Due to the nature of her father’s job, the family moved often and thus she has lived in many places across the world, including Sicily, Japan, South Korea and Hawaii. Exposure to diverse cultures and interactions with people from varied regions enriched her worldly knowledge and imbued in her a love for various cultures. A good student from the very beginning, she graduated from the South Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science degree. As a student.she also pursued modeling and participated in beauty pageants. Popular as a beauty queen, she was crowned Miss District of Columbia USA in 2017 following which she represented her state in the Miss USA 2017 pageant. On May 14, 2017, Kára McCullough was crowned Miss USA 2017 by outgoing titleholder Deshauna Barber.
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McCullough was born in Naples, Italy to Betty Ann Parker and Artensel E. McCullough Sr. Her mother was a member of the United States Navy for 23 years, and McCullough thus lived in various places such as Sicily, South Korea, Japan, and Hawaii. She was later raised and completed high school in Virginia Beach, Virginia. McCullough attended South Carolina State University, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry with a concentration in radiochemistry and served as the school's 75th Miss South Carolina State University. While a student, she was a member of the American Chemical Society, the Health Physics Society, and the American Nuclear Society. She has been inducted into the Golden Key International Honour Society and the National Society of Black Engineers.


Prior to winning Miss District of Columbia USA 2017, she was the first runner-up for Miss District of Columbia USA twice, in 2015 and 2016. In 2017, she was crowned Miss District of Columbia USA 2017 by outgoing titleholder Deshauna Barber. On May 14, 2017, McCullough competed in the Miss USA 2017 pageant in Las Vegas. She went on to win the competition, beating out first runner-up Chhavi Verg of New Jersey and second runner-up Meridith Gould of Minnesota. During her time at Miss USA, McCullough received media attention and praise for deciding to compete with her natural hair, which was seen as support for the natural hair movement. McCullough was both criticized and praised for her conservative question answers, stating that health care was a privilege for the working and not a right, in addition to calling herself an "equalist" as opposed to a feminist. She is the seventh Miss USA titleholder born outside the United States.